Essays Tagged: "1941"

Plato's Republic

Gorgias, he made it clear where exactly he stood on his personal involvement in politics (Cornford 1941, xix). "Unlimited power without the knowledge of good and evil is at the best unenviable, and t ...

(7 pages) 539 1 4.2 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

The Impact of Television

er be beneficial or detrimental to society. Ever since the first television station was licensed in 1941, our lives have been effected by the presence of television. However, this effect is not for th ...

(4 pages) 295 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Critical analysis of "Leningrad Cemetery" written by Sharon Olds. Essay uses college-level literary terms.

"Leningrad Cemetery, Winter of 1941" takes the reader into the "Leningrad Cemetery" to see the "icy winter" with its "dead" that "c ... lity and life so desperately, that it is willing to come alive again, even in the dismal "winter of 1941."The title and the first three lines of the poem establish the setting of the poem very clearly ... side, both images are full of vigor and hope; something that is in severe deficit in the "winter of 1941."The two images of the "cocoons" and "tree's ball of roots" are forceful images; the "dead" are ...

(3 pages) 107 0 3.2 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

My Perception of the Military Organization. American military power suffers continual trade-offs during fiscal tightening.

the Army budget fits, albeit roughly, into one of these elements. As in the interwar period of 1918-1941, we cannot fund everything. There are, however, ways in which we may use ideas and words to inc ...

(2 pages) 139 2 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Did Franklin Roosevelt know Pearl Harbor was going to be attacked?

Did President Franklin Roosevelt know Pearl Harbor was goingto be attacked? On December 7, 1941 the United States of Americawas attacked at the naval base in Pearl Harbor by the Empire ofJapa ...

(5 pages) 166 2 3.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Bruce Lee

ncisco at the Jackson Street Hospital in Chinatown. When he and his family returned to Hong Kong in 1941, he was called Sai Fon, which meant 'small phoenix', a feminine name. Bruce had an older brothe ...

(5 pages) 140 3 3.6 Mar/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

Henry VIII

On June 28, 1941 Henry the VIII of England was born. This youngman will form his own church. He will succeed to ...

(4 pages) 92 0 3.7 Feb/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor

o the war. Japan had already seized manybases in northern Vietnam and occupied the south in July of 1941, threatening a route to China and theBritish control of Malaya and Burma. President Franklin D. ... that spring, Roosevelt moved thePacific Fleet's headquarters from San Diego to Pearl Harbor.In late 1941, the Nave Department sent a message to its commanders, specifically AdmiralHusband Kimmel, the ...

(6 pages) 358 2 3.8 Jan/1995

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Le pacte de Non-agression Nazi-Soviétique

r durer dix ans, mais les Allemands ont attaqué les Soviétiques le vingt-deux juillet 1941 (deux ans après le début du pacte). L'attaque a été une surprise po ...

(2 pages) 38 0 2.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Book Review of: Alan Clark's Barbarossa: The Russian-German conflict, 1941-45

hrown" in to meet professor requirements on if we would recommend the book or not.Essay:On June 22, 1941, German Panzers and Artillery began one of the most brutal campaigns in the history of warfare: ... Russia will happen just what I have practiced with Poland--we will crush the Soviet Union (Hitler, 1941).Thus, on June 22, 1941, Germany entered into the one unpardonable military blunder: the war on ...

(6 pages) 47 0 3.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The suffering of May in the "Book of Ruth" by Jane Hamilton

ne major cause of May's suffering was the death of the love her life, Willard Jenson. "The year was 1941 and Pearl Harbor gave president Roosevelt the chance he'd been dying for. War was declared and ...

(3 pages) 32 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The dissapearing daily

ed throughout this century. No less than 104 dailies died or were amalgamated between September 30, 1941 and March 31,1943, although this period, except for the first two months, was distinguished by ...

(25 pages) 117 1 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Book Review/Contrast of Keegan's MASK of COMMAND. 5 Parter (Total of 21 pp with bib and citations) Part 5, Review of Chapter on Hitler.

was the self-proclaimed Supreme Commander of the entire Third Reich armies in the field by December 1941, and by that same token, according to Keegan's fourth chapter, was already falling from his own ...

(4 pages) 91 0 4.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers


John Boynton Priestley wrote the play, ? An Inspector Calls? in 1941 when the Second World War was being fought. The play involves a supernatural person, who claims ...

(13 pages) 41 0 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

'The Pearl Harbor Conspiracy' Who was at fault? Was it a suprise or was it known in advance?

In the early morning of December 7, 1941 the bombing of Pearl Harbor took place. There was a total of 2,403 Americans killed and Preside ... s, winging in from distant aircraft carriers, attacked on the 'Black Sunday' morning of December 7, 1941. On December 4, silent and undetected several hundred miles northwest of Hawaii, Japans sprawli ... er believed him in 1940 when he said he wanted to keep the United States out of war. On February 11,1941, FDR proposed sacrificing two carriers and six cruisers at Manila to get into the war (Mother o ...

(10 pages) 527 9 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

This essay includes the book "Catch-22" by Joseph Heller in a 6 page paper on the importance of aircraft in WWII.

n event that changed their lives, many people will name a negative event. Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941, was day of infamy in American history. Even people that weren't alive then shudder at the stor ... s marking the beginning of World War II officially.The war continued to escalate until December 7th 1941, where it was broken open by Japan. The United States had been telling Japan to give up what th ...

(7 pages) 54 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The Tragedy of September 11 Reminiscence can be sweet or solemn, but either way, it is only the cry when September 11 comes in one's mind.

ade Towers are compared to Pearl Harbor, but September 11, 2001 was very different from December 7, 1941. It was an act of war, but it is a different war than we have ever seen before. There are no hi ...

(5 pages) 210 1 4.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

A veteran's experiance in the war.

On December 7, 1941 an ordinary boy, Arthur Pranger, from Covington, Kentucky was listening to his console radio wh ...

(10 pages) 35 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The Hardship in Britain during World War 2.

By 1941, the Second World War had brought considerable hardship and disruption to the British civilian ... tion. Was this still the case in the last twelve months of the war, 1944-45? Explain your answer.By 1941, many of Britain's cities were in ruins, and her population was seemingly demoralised. London w ... before, work ranging from skilled engineering work to work as bus drivers and ticket collectors. In 1941 this transformation was still occurring, and by 1944-45 the transformation had taken place. The ...

(6 pages) 57 1 4.1 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

"Saving Private Ryan" and "Pearl Harbor".

ther.The movie Pearl Harbor is based on the attack on Pearl Harbor, which took place in December of 1941. When analyzed according to the set criteria Pearl Harbor is portrayed as a love story rather t ...

(2 pages) 82 1 3.3 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis